David is the founder of business news website TheBusinessDesk.com and a former award-winning business editor of the Yorkshire Post.

Backed by investors and funders, he launched TheBusinessDesk.com in November 2007 and expanded it into the North West and West Midlands with more than 160,000 registered users.

He held senior roles on newspapers in London, Cardiff and the Midlands, and has secured many exclusive interviews with major business figures including Sir Ken Morrison, Lord Hanson and Arnold Schwarzenegger. As a high profile figure in the business community he has built unrivalled contacts and regularly featured as a commentator on major business stories on national TV and radio.

He was awarded an Honorary Masters Degree by Leeds Metropolitan University in July 2013 in recognition of his contribution to business and journalism in Yorkshire.

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KC Communications Relocates to Larger Premises

25 May 2017

KC Communications, the Huddersfield-based Marketing & PR agency has relocated to larger premises in response to its continued growth. The agency has increased its office space by 900% as it continues to grow its client base and staff numbers.

Two New Faces Join Huddersfield Marketing Agency

14 Jul 2016

Two New Faces Join Huddersfield Marketing Agency Huddersfield based marketing, PR and social media agency, KC Communications has appointed two further employees as the business continues on its expansion path.

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01 Feb 2017

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01 Jan 2017

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